"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )